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By: Spacelab Research Staff
March 3, 2010

Tricky, Cornershop, DJ Yoda, Roxy Music and Everything Everything top the recent list of additions to this year's Bestival.

Bestival will take place on September 9th - 12th on the Isle of Wight. Tickets are on sale now.

Dizzee Rascal, The Flaming Lips, Hot Chip, LCD Soundsystem, Four Tet, Flying Lotus, Gil Scott Heron, and Echo and the Bunnymen were also recently announced.

Festival curator Rob Da Bank has named this year's Bestival as the Year of the Fantastic, saying "Roll up roll up tribe of the Bestivalites: descend from your starships, rise out of the seabed, fall from the stars, unleash the Magick and release your imagination into our 2010 world of FANTASY. Open the gates and welcome in Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz, The Lord of the Rings, hobbits, trolls, elves, fairies, the Odyssey, King Arthur, Merlin, the Dong with the luminous nose, William Morris, A Midsummer Nights Dream, The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, Willy Wonka, Sir Gawain and The Green Knight, Harry Potter, Spirited Away, The Time Machine, Star Wars, the Incredible Hulk, Magick, the supernatural, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Lord Ganesh, Fantasy Island, Caractacus Potts, Tarzan, Veruca Salt, Zombies ... the only limit is how far your mind's eye can see!"

Check out the Spacelab Festival Guide for more information on Bestival.


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